Plainville, CT (May 19, 2021) – At 3 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, May 18, an officer was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident in Plainville.
According to officials, the accident happened on South Main Street around the area of Cook Street. A pickup truck was preparing to make a left turn when it struck the motorcycle, which was headed south.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. The officer, identified as 40-year-old Brian Cybulski, was severely injured and rushed to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. He tragically succumbed to his injuries while there.
The driver of the pickup truck was not injured and remained at the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Connecticut
Because motorcyclists have no protection on our roads from other vehicles, they are more likely to become seriously injured or even killed in the event of an accident. In one recent year, approximately 17% of motorcycle accidents led to fatalities and many others led to hospitalizations throughout Connecticut. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one but this is the reality for many families each year. If you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle crash, you should have legal help on your side.
The aftermath of a Connecticut motorcycle accident might be one of the most devastating things that your family has ever faced, especially if you have lost someone you love in a collision. No family should ever have to stand alone during these challenging and complex times. As you are left to grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is crucial that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Connecticut who has your best interests in mind.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and knowledgeable accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in motorcycle accidents over the years. We believe that you have many rights and options as you move forward. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for the help you deserve.
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Disclaimer: Attorney Michael L. Chambers, Jr. has been in private practice for more than twenty years, and he and his team have taken pride in serving his community. The goal in writing these posts is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving and operating various motor vehicles in Connecticut in hopes that drivers will slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being involved in a serious accident. None of the information provided in this post should be considered legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.